Guarabira

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Guarabira
Municipality and town
Flag of Guarabira
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Official seal of Guarabira
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Country  Brazil
Region Northeast Region
State Paraíba
Mesoregion Agreste Paraibano
Government
 • Mayor Maria de Fátima de Aquino Paulino (PMDB)
Population estimate - IBGE/2012[1]
 • Total 55,977
Time zone UTC -3
Website guarabira.pb.gov.br (in Portuguese)

Guarabira is a town and municipality in the state of Paraíba in the Northeast Region of Brazil. It is located at around 6°51′18″S 35°29′24″W / 6.85500°S 35.49000°W / -6.85500; -35.49000. It was founded in 1837. It is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Guarabira.

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  1. ^ "Population estimate 2012". Population estimate 2012 (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). July 1, 2012. Retrieved September 9, 2012.